Nagrada Blažo Mirčevski

Filipo Šarevski
Ph.D. Graduate Student, Teaching and Research Assistant
CERIAS Center, Purdue University

Personal Information

Filipo Ivan Sharevski, born 01.10.1985 Skopje, Nationality - Macedonian,
Address, Telephones, E-mail: 216-1 Nimitz Drive, West Lafayette, 47906, IN +(219)-308-6107, +
38970317759,HYPERLINK "" <>

August 2012 - Present PhD Studies, Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Program in Information Security,
CERIAS (Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance
and Security), Purdue University
October 2008 - July 2009 Master Studies in Communication and Information Technologies,
"Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies" - Skopje, date: 12.10.2011, mean
degree 10.00, Master Thesis: "Security and Privacy Enhancement Mechanisms on PHY and MAC
Layer in RFID Based Systems ", Mentor: Prof. Aleksandar Risteski
October 2008 - July 2009 Graduate Studies, "Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information
Technologies" -Skopje, date: 01.07.2008, mean degree: 9.15, Diploma Thesis: "Quality of Service
in Mobile Networks", Mentor: Prof. Toni Janevski
Work Experience
May 2013 - present Teaching and Research Assistant, College of Information and Network
Technology, Purdue University, USA
July 2009 - August 2012 Core Service Network - Intelligent and Prepaid Network Support Systems
Engineer, Vip Operator Macedonia,
mobile network operator, member of Telekom Austria Group, Vodafone partner
November 2010 - March 2011 Core Service Network - Intelligent and Prepaid Network Support
Systems Engineer, Mobiltel Bulgaria, mobile network operator, member of Telecom Austria Group
January 2008 - December 2008 Institute of Telecommunications, FEEIT Skopje - Teaching and
Research Assistant in Information Theory and Security in Telecommunications
September 2000 - May 2004 High School "Rade Jovcevski - Korcagin" - Skopje, 5.00, Mathematics
and Physics
September 1992 - May 2000 Primary School "Dimitar Miladinov" - Skopje, 5.00
Mother Tongue: Macedonian, English
Other Languages: English (TOEFL Score 98, GRE Score 156, 3.5) fluent, Bulgarian, Serbian, Croatian
Personal Experience and Qualifications

Work and Organization Skills Teamwork and leadership, management of large complex
project/deployments, work under pressure, work
on crucial online carrier-grade network systems and live communication traffic, ability for making fast and
accurate disaster recovery plans
Technical Skills
Profound, exact and studious approach, focused elaboration and examination of state-of-the art of the
problem, highly collaborative with joint researches, persistent and hard worker

Profound knowledge and deep practice of:
2.5G, 3G and 4G Packet Switched Network: GERAN/UTRAN Protocol Suite (GTP, GMM, SM), IP
Protocol Suite (IP, VoIP, IPSec, Diameter, Radius, AAA), VPNs, IMS Infrastructure, 3G, LTE and
LTE Advanced Infrastructure (all releases from Rel. 5 to Rel. 10) 2G, 2.5G, 3G Circuit Switched
Network: GSM/SS7 Protocol Suite (CAP, MAP, TCAP, SSCP, ISUP, MTP1/2/3), SIGTRAN Protocol
Suite (SCTP, Adaptation Layers) Enterprise service bus, Integration Layer, Middleware (TIBCO)
Business Support Systems (Billing, Provisioning Systems)
RFID standards (EPC Gen2, ISO/IEC 18000 suite, 11784, 11785, 14223, 10536, 15693, 14443),
RFID Network Implementations (ONS, EPSIS), Near Field Communications, Security Application
Deployments in RFID Systems, UWB, Mobile Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks Standards (IEEE
802.15.4, 6loWPAN, Bluetooth)
Profound knowledge and partial practice of:
Radio and Wireless Communications techniques and standards (OFDM, OFDMA, MIMO antennas),
Software Defined Radio, IEEE 802 Protocol Suites (3, 11, 15, 16 and 21), 3GPP and ITU-T
standards and protocol suits
Blazo Mircevski Award